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The African Vision Research Institute is proud to announce the launch of the African Vision and Eye Health journal formerly The South African Optometrist. The new name of the Journal more accurately reflects the scope and nature of the published research. This is a joint venture of the African Vision Research Institute, the South African Optometric Association and the African Council of Ophthalmology. The African Vision and Eye Health journal publishes original peer-reviewed papers of scientific and clinical research in optometry, ophthalmology, vision science and other related fields.

Managing Editor: Prof. P. Clarke-Farr, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, South Africa.
Chief Editor: Prof. Alan Rubin, University of Johannesburg, South Africa.
Chief Editor: Dr F. Oderinlo, Eye Foundation Hospital, Nigeria.

Support and affiliations: South African Optometric Association (South Africa), African Vision Research Institute (South Africa), African Ophthalmology Council (Nigeria) and Brien Holden Vision Institute (Australia).

Latest articles

Original Research
Diabetic patients’ awareness regarding diabetes mellitus and its ocular complications at the National District Hospital in Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa
Elzana Kempen, Mariette Nel, Sherazadh Hatia, Naledi Khanya, Lerato Matsabu, Xolani Nyathela
Vol 76, No 1 (2017), 5 pages
Published: 2017-05-19

Original Research
Is there an association between convergence insufficiency and refractive errors?
Samuel Otabor Wajuihian
Vol 76, No 1 (2017), 7 pages
Published: 2017-04-11

Original Research
Test–retest reliability of contrast visual acuities in a clinical population
Anusha Y. Sukha, Alan Rubin
Vol 76, No 1 (2017), 9 pages
Published: 2017-03-31


ISSN: 2413-3183 (print) | ISSN: 2410-1516 (online)

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